Category: Activists

Mary-Pat Hector – History Maker

Mary-Pat Hector let all of Atlanta know about her dedication to the cause for her people, and her prodigious personal tenacity, when she ran for public office at the age of 19 in the new DeKalb County city of Stonecrest. Mary-Pat was born in Atlanta, and her love for action and her ability to “take […]

Joseph Lowery is more than a history maker; he is a warrior who took up the sword of civil rights and made monumental history

I wrote this story in 2015.  It is time for an update.  Reverend Dr. Joseph E. Lowery, age 96 years young, is still giving advice and making more history today than he did in his hay-day.  I discovered that Reverend Lowery loves neck bones, and every now and then I prepare this dish, the way […]

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